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Exotic ornithology : containing figures and descriptions of new or rare species of American birds (1866)

Author: Sclater, Philip Lutley, 1829-1913; Salvin, Osbert, 1835-1898; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887, former owner. DSI
Subject: Birds; Birds; Birds
Publisher: London : Bernard Quaritch
Language: English
Call number: 39088015707771
Digitizing sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library
Book contributor: Smithsonian Libraries
Collection: biodiversity

Full catalog record: MARCXML

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Also issued as an Imperial folio ed

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Includes bibliographical references

Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib.

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SCNHRB copy (39088015707771) is a proof copy, probably sent from the author to Spencer Fullerton Baird. Imperfect: lacks pts. 1-3, all t.p.'s (except for pt. 4), 12 p. at end, (?) and all plates

SCNHRB copy has ink ms. note at head of t.p. of pt. 4: "Dupl. revise [?] for Profr. Baird"; stamped on t.p.: Library, U.S. National Museum, Sep 11 1885 [ms. acc. no.] 127563. Ink ms. corrections throughout text

SCNHRB copy has ink ms. note by C. W. Richmond tipped-in before p. 33

SCNHRB copy bound in black library buckram, title in gilt on spine

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